Kidnapping racket busted: Police arrest 27 forcing children to beg


A gang involved in abducting children and forcing them to beg has been arrested from Sialkot.

Police recovered 8 kidnapped children from the custody of the gang in Sialkot Cantonment area on Azizabad road.

These children were kidnapped from Bahawalpur and other areas of southern Punjab.

The children were then forcefully handicapped and made to beg in posh areas.

Police arrested 27 persons, including 14 women, from this gang; the leader of the gang fled from the scene.

Police have constituted teams to arrest the gang leader.